Mid-Career Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Mid-Career Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) is $69,692 per year. A skill in Test Automation is associated with high pay for this job.
Mid-Career Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Total Pay (?
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$48,183 - $92,187
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $69,691
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Mid-Career Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Total Pay (?
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$18.08 - $49.17
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $30
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$48,183 - $92,187  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,201  
Profit Sharing
$147.95 - $5,100  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$46,727 - $96,895  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,105
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$18.08 - $49.17  
   
Overtime
$23.73 - $50.47  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,201  
   
Profit Sharing
$147.95 - $5,100  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$46,727 - $96,895  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,105
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Pay Difference By Location

Washington
up arrow 21%
San Jose
up arrow 18%
San Francisco
up arrow 18%
Seattle
up arrow 7%
New York
up arrow 5%
Boston
up arrow 3%
National Average
$71,000
Dallas
up arrow 8%
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Salaries

Test Automation
up arrow 10%
Test Planning
up arrow 8%
C++
up arrow 7%
C
up arrow 6%
UNIX
up arrow 5%
Java
up arrow 3%
Oracle
up arrow 3%
C#
up arrow 3%
National Average
$71,000
.NET
up arrow 1%
SQL
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 10%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 10%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 10%
HTML
up arrow 11%
Microsoft Access
up arrow 13%

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Gender

Female
28%
female alumni
 
Male
72%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 14%
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